Jen Deschenes ‘Meet Your Maker’ event at Bonhoga Gallery
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 30th, 2014
As part of her ‘Common Thread’ exhibition at Bonhoga Gallery, Jen Deschenes will be spending the weekend of 11 & 12 October working and meeting people in the gallery. The event, in the gallery’s 20th anniversary year, is being run as part of a larger national Craft Scotland event, called Meet Your Maker. Members of… Read the rest...
Experience Life Behind the Lens with Doug Allan @ Mareel this December
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 25th, 2014
Multi-award winning wildlife photographer, cameraman, and explorer Doug Allan will host an evening of enthralling personal recollections
from his travels around the world as one of the world’s leading wildlife cameramen at Mareel on Thursday 4 December.
From being dragged under water by a hungry walrus to being poked by a polar bear in his… Read the rest...
Don McCullin: ARTIST ROOMS On Tour – Young Ambassador Project
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 15th, 2014
Media release by Patrick Mainland, ARTIST ROOMS On Tour Young Ambassador
Over the next three months, a group of Young Ambassadors will be showing off their creative talents as part of a scheme in connection with the ARTIST ROOMS On Tour exhibition, in association with Shetland Arts and Shetland Museum and Archives. They have called… Read the rest...
Jen Deschenes’ ‘Common Thread’ opens this weekend @ Bonhoga Gallery
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 10th, 2014
Saturday 13 September – Sunday 26 OctoberPublic opening: Saturday 13 September 2014, 11am – 1pm
Meet Your Maker event: 11-12 October
Jen Deschenes is a textile designer specialising in hand screen-printing and embroidery. While collections of her work have featured at Bonhoga in past years Shetland Arts is proud to be presenting Jen’s solo exhibition… Read the rest...
Visual Art and Craft Award scheme to continue for another year
Posted by Lisa Ward on July 29th, 2014
Shetland Arts is pleased to announce that it has been successful in gaining another year of funding for the popular annual Visual Art and Craft Award scheme.
Over the past six years, the scheme has awarded £88,000 to Shetland based visual and craft artists, at all stages of their creative careers. The Award scheme supports… Read the rest...